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    Sale 1914

    Ancient Jewelry

    6 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 428

    A ROMAN EYE AGATE RING STONE

    CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROMAN EYE AGATE RING STONE
    CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
    The convex oval stone engraved with Fortuna, the draped goddess standing on a ship's rudder, a cornucopia cradled in her right arm; mounted as a ring in a modern gold setting
    ¾ in. (1.9 cm.) long; ring size 9¾


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    Provenance

    New York Art Market, 1970s.